Online chat

Do you have any question?

Shahdad Kalut

Shahdad Kalut

Shahdad Kalut

The driving distance from Kerman city to Shahdad is 95 km. Shahdad is located at the edge of the Lut desert. The local climate is hot and dry. The main agricultural produce is date fruits. There are many castles and caravanserais at Shahdad and around. Examples are the Shafee Abaad castle . The oldest metal flag in human history was found in this city. North of town the Aratta civilization village and dwarf humans are said to have existed since 6,000 BC. visit kaluts desert there is a lut desert local guide available in kernan to offer you tours overnight and days light into the kaluts, the best time for day tours is from December to March, to enjoy the magic beauty of sky at night in desert, the best time for night tours is from June to September.

Wandering around a landscape covered with hundreds of natural, towering sculptures in Shahdad desert, which resembles a Star War Hollywood scene, sounds tempting to any adventurous traveler. Raised from the sands and water and created by the wind, these geological landforms are known as “Kalouts” and are among the most mysterious and astonishing attractions located at the edge of Dasht-e-lut in the center of Iran. This magnificent region has been listed among the World Heritage sites of the world, registered by UNESCO. Moreover, it has been among the most popular touristic destinations in Iran recently.

Shahdad Kalut

Kaluts are sandy mountains that are formed as a result of desert “wind” erosion and enchanting shapes are formed that leaves everyone bewildered for its unique beauty. Kalut is formed by the combination of two words: “Kal” meaning “village” and “Lut” meaning “desert in Persian.
When you suddenly open your eyes in the heart of Lut Desert and see strange soil structures and there are many of them as far as they meet the eyes, you feel yourself in a new city. It is a city devoid of inhabitants that seems to have been made for the ghosts. Perhaps that is why this city is said to be for the fairies.

“Shahdad” is one hundred kilometers from Kerman and 40 kilometers to the legendary city of “Kalutha”. This region is known among geologists as one of the “geothermal poles”. The very desert dryness might drag many tourists from green lands of Europe to Iran. There are “Nebkas” (desert vases) near Shahdad whose height reaches 10 meters at times, while the highest Nebkas in African Desert are 3 meters tall.

Shahdad Kalut

The ruined places of the old city of Shahdad have found in Lut dessert of Shahdad and near the new city. The considerable issue about Shahdad is that it the warmest region of the earth. The old city of Shahdad, ruined places which located in south of new city are reminders of Khabis town that have destroyed by flood in 6thcentury AH. In most of the historical documents the name of this city which was very important in Seljuks era has been mentioned. Old buildings in south, north and east of Shahdad show the importance of the city in the past. There is a cemetery in this region which has more than 300 graves in which the bodies have been buried there with their personal state and jewellery.

Gandom-e Beryan is the name of a hill with an area of 480 square kilometers, which is covered with blackened volcanic lava. The hill has been introduced by Professor Parviz Kordavani as the world’s hottest point where temperature in the shade rises as high as 67 degrees centigrade in summertime. Gandom-e Beryan or Rig-e Soukhteh is located 80 km north of Shahdad city in Lut Desert. Due to lack of access roads, only locals who are familiar with desert routes can reach there. The hill can become a geo-tourism resort and needs to be introduced to interested people. From November to April, temperatures in this part of the world are bearable and it is the only opportunity to tour this region.

Shahdad Kalut

Eco-lodges, camps and local houses located in Shahdad let you accommodate here for a few days to enjoy photographing enigmatic sceneries during the peaceful silence of the day and watching the dazzling starry sky of the desert at nights. If you are seeking thrilling and exciting activities, there are a variety of options for you: Renting a safari car and a guide to search the vast land of Shahdad or an ATV to ride across the dunes. You can even try riding a camel or just chill out while having a friendly conversation with the locals and other visitors to get familiar with their lifestyle and culture. Trekking the dunes barefoot to sense the warmth and softness of the sands without being worried about desert threats is another simple joyful experience you can have here.

Although today no human inhabitations exist here, remains of an ancient settlement have been discovered close to the Kalouts in the heart of the desert. Archeologists believe that bronze potteries, sculptures and jewelry unearthed in Shahdad, belong to a 6000-year-old civilization and share many resemblances with Shahr-e Sukhteh (Burnt City)archaeological site in Sistan and Baluchistan province, which during the emergence of the urban epoch was one of the world’s largest cities. In addition, the oldest awl ever found in Iran has been discovered in Shahdad.

Shahdad Kalut

Tags:, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Post Discussion

40 thoughts on “Shahdad Kalut

  1. idifaxi

    [url=]Avabkip[/url] Jaceozaeb

    1 year ago Reply

  2. Jongida 1 year ago Reply

  3. Stromectol

    Prezzo Cialis Originale

    1 year ago Reply

  4. inwaway – lasix rob holland

    1 year ago Reply

  5. inwaway – furosemide max dose

    1 year ago Reply

  6. aceniadam 1 year ago Reply

  7. MarvinuLcep

    ivermectin for humans ivermectin generic

    1 year ago Reply

  8. buy prednisone dog 5mg

    Venta Cialis Viagra Levitra

    1 year ago Reply

  9. HarProolf 1 year ago Reply

  10. Groodia – another name for gabapentin

    1 year ago Reply

  11. Prednisone

    Value Pharmaceuticals

    1 year ago Reply

  12. gabapentin mechanism of action

    Amoxicillin Canadian Pharmacy

    1 year ago Reply

  13. finasteride vs propecia

    Viagra Ahnliches Mittel

    1 year ago Reply

  14. stromectol buy europe

    Online Pharmacy Without Prescription

    1 year ago Reply

  15. how long does propecia take to work

    Commande Cialis Generique

    11 months ago Reply

  16. botox and facial

    botox and facial

    10 months ago Reply

  17. Jahtav

    cialis walmart – cheap cialis tablets cialis tablet

    9 months ago Reply

  18. DennisPlure ivermectin tablets

    9 months ago Reply

  19. botox treatment for overactive bladder

    botox treatment for overactive bladder

    8 months ago Reply

  20. cost of botox injections for bladder control

    cost of botox injections for bladder control

    8 months ago Reply

  21. what are the side effects of bladder botox

    what are the side effects of bladder botox

    8 months ago Reply

  22. lip


    8 months ago Reply

  23. Traviscab

    can you buy viagra over the counter how to make natural viagra with immediate effect! how to tell if a man is taking viagra

    8 months ago Reply

  24. hair


    8 months ago Reply

  25. botox injections for bladder conditions mdconversations

    botox injections for bladder conditions mdconversations

    8 months ago Reply

  26. urology botox bladder treatment

    urology botox bladder treatment

    8 months ago Reply

  27. does xifaxin affect botox to the bladder muscles

    does xifaxin affect botox to the bladder muscles

    8 months ago Reply

  28. botox injection to an inactive bladder

    botox injection to an inactive bladder

    8 months ago Reply

  29. TimothyEvoro

    НУЖЕН ПРОГОН Зеннопостером и Олсабмиттером? пишите по контакту:

    Что такое ZennoPoster?
    ZennoPoster – решение «всё в одном» для автоматизации SEO задач. Независимо от области SEO, он сохранит Вам много времени и денег.,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
    ZennoPoster программный комплекс для автоматизации Ваших действий в браузере. За считанные минуты Вы сможете автоматизировать любую работу в браузере, которую Вы привыкли выполнять вручную.

    Для использования ZennoPoster Вам не потребуются какие-либо специальные навыки и знания, это также просто, как конструктор Лего!
    Allsubmitter не только предлагает вам экспертное решение для отчетов и статистики клиентов. Но is также предлагает вам лучшие доступные услуги по отправке онлайн-каталогов.

    7 months ago Reply

  30. escort adana

    Thank you men very good post

    6 months ago Reply

  31. joguito

    Time to clinical worsening is presented as Kaplan-Meier estimates and compared between treatments using the log-rank test real cialis online

    3 months ago Reply

  32. Eagedydef

    buy cialis and viagra online Taking tadalafil with certain other medicines can cause a sudden and serious decrease in blood pressure

    3 months ago Reply

  33. Thotterry

    The most common side effects with ALYQ include cialis online no prescription Concomitant organic nitrates 4

    3 months ago Reply

  34. cywhestes

    Androgens suppress pituitary release of gonadotropic hormones. clomid challenge test Shortly after my first book came out, I heard from a lady who wanted to thank me for my simple solution to her problem.

    3 months ago Reply

  35. Гостиничные чеки Москва

    [url=]Гостиничные чеки Москва[/url]

    Гостиничные чеки Москва

    2 months ago Reply

  36. vefrild

    priligy (dapoxetine) 8 Thus, 5 year distant disease free survival should predict 10 year overall survival

    3 weeks ago Reply

  37. wird eine person mit korona es wieder bekommen?

    wird eine person mit korona es wieder bekommen?

    5 days ago Reply

  38. a cosa serve il tiglio limone?

    a cosa serve il tiglio limone?

    2 days ago Reply

Add a comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.